Guitarist and composer B. Christopher has written more
than 8000 placements on various TV channels. He
describes his debut album High Tide (2015)꞉
“With one foot in modern jazz, the other in the blues
and an innate sense of melody, this instrumental
offering is sure to please even the most discerning
One way to stand out when doing vocal renditions of songs that have been
sung six ways ’til Sunday is to add another voice. Or in the case of
Oleg Frish, several voices. Duets with My American Idols (Time
Out Media, 2015) features Frish with 10 crooners.
based musicians Rob DeBoer and Tony Grace are Four80East.
They started with The Album in 1997, followed by
Nocturnal (2001), Round Three (2002),
En Route (2007), Roll On (2009), Off Duty
(2012) and Biblotheca (2013). Their newest album
Positraction will be released July 17th, 2015.
Spanish bassist Juan Carlos Mendoza gained my attention
through his CD Thanks To Life, an album
with many musical surprises. His debut album from 2005
is entitled Mediterranova and shows the origins
of this remarkable artist.
George Anderson’s bass has underpinned the sound of the
hugely successful British jazz-funk outfit Shakatak
since 1981. His very satisfying solo albums “Positivity”
(2009) and “Expressions” (2012) have secured his
reputation as a solo artist – and an invitation to
fulfil a dream of playing in front of South African fans
in December 2014.